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  • life Parenting

    Attitude, Energy, Essence

    We have had some good nights and some bad nights with the kids recently. And it has made me think. Why do the kids respond so differently to the same circumstances sometimes? Why is…

    January 19, 2021
  • COVID19 Parenting Weekend

    Weekend Continued

    We did go to “Mingo Gardens” yesterday (as G calls it), and it was pretty glorious. We met up with friends (my close friend from Miami Beach + her two kids — also solo…

    January 17, 2021
  • COVID19 life Parenting

    Today

    Josh is on call (this weekend + next, to make up for missed call during our quarantine/COVID saga). Today ✅ LIIFT4 back/bicep circuit. Had to go way down on weights – guess that is…

    January 16, 2021
  • COVID19 life Parenting

    “My Energy Is My Own”

    I heard this yesterday on the Girls Next Door Podcast (one of my favorites, by the way). This was said by Erica Ladd, one of the show’s cohosts, and it really resonated with me.…

    January 14, 2021
  • COVID19 life Parenting

    Almost Normal

    Just . . . woah. The past few weeks now feel like a blur of COVID-19 tests, COVID-19 results, COVID-19 vaccinations, and finally (I think!) COVID-19 recovery. To say nothing of outside events. This…

    January 12, 2021
  • COVID19 life Parenting

    Good Start to the Year

    All in all, the first day of 2021 was pretty great. Despite having COVID and some nagging (but not acute or scary!) symptoms, honestly . . . it was as nice as a weekend…

    January 2, 2021
  • COVID19 life Parenting

    Current Situation

    I was going to write a post filled with self-pity about how all of the fun I had planned for Camp Mommy could no longer happen. Actually, I did write it. But I just…

    December 26, 2020
  • life Parenting

    3!!!

    Houston, we have a 3 year old. ALSO: despite the fact that most of the last year of her life was spent under COVID-influenced circumstances, I think she is having a great time. She…

    December 11, 2020
  • Parenting Weekend

    Weekend Life

    Yesterday was pretty glorious from a solo parenting perspective, and I am honestly reeling with happiness about G staying in bed 2 nights in a row. I left the room at ~8:45 and they…

    December 6, 2020
  • COVID19 life Parenting Weekend

    TG Break Continued

    Random Notes: ♥️ We did hit up the zoo yesterday and ended up getting a membership (it was $80 for tickets or $126 for a yearly family membership — so the deal was compelling).…

    November 28, 2020